15 Sep Get to Know Force: Chris Fitch
Each week, we’ll be highlighting a key Force Marketing team member here on the blog. Get to know our team a little better, starting today with Director of Interactive Marketing Chris Fitch!
Q. What’s your role at Force, and what does it entail?
“Well look. I already told you: I deal with the customers so the engineers don’t have to. I have people skills; I am good at dealing with people. Can’t you understand that? What the hell is wrong with you people?”
Q. What’s your favorite thing about what you do here?
I’ve always loved marketing and have been at it for 20 years now. I love getting new leads for our sales team and making sure we look awesome for our dealers. I also enjoy automating complex business processes through efficiency and technology-based solutions. Simply put: I evolve the Force-to-dealer shopping experience. *dropsmic
Q. Tell us a little bit about yourself outside of work.
I’m just an average human being with extraordinary insight and drive. I like Cadillacs, Jameson, and extremely loud punk rock.
Q. What’s your dream travel destination, or favorite place you’ve ever traveled?
Chamonix, Mont Blanc in the French Alps. Took me two full weeks to snowboard the entire village. Looks like this:
Q. Did you have any sort of automotive background before Force?
I saw the Fast and Furious once… It sucked.
Q. What’s your dream vehicle?
2017 Cadillac CT6
Q. What’s your theme song?
Moon Over Marin – By Dead Kennedys
Q. Who would play you in the movie of your life?
The dude from Mr. Robot or House.
Q. What advice would you give to a new employee at Force?
Remember everyone’s name and help everyone… Be nice.
Q. What’s your favorite quote?
“An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.” – Charles Bukowski
Q. Any weird talents or facts about you?
I’m really good at making babies. Other than that… I’m just a normal, down to earth human being with a well above average IQ.
Q. Anything else you’d like people to know?
I’m always here to help. I love each and every one of you.
Stay tuned for next week, when we’ll be getting to know another Force Marketing team member! Want to be a part of our incredible team? Take a look at the open positions on our Careers page!